2022 - 2023 SEASON
ARTISTIC STAFF

TAMARA MEREDITH VIOLIN

FORMER DIRECTOR, KITTITAS VALLEY YOUTH ORCHESTRA
& YAKIMA JUNIOR STRINGS
PROFESSIONAL ORCHESTRAL MUSICIAN FOR OVER 29 YEARS
PRIVATE LESSON INSTRUCTOR FOR OVER 24 YEARS

PAULA FERGUSON VIOLIN

WMEA HALL OF FAME MEMBER
RETIRED REDMOND HIGH SCHOOL ORCHESTRA DIRECTOR
REGIONAL AND STATEWIDE CLINICIAN AND ADJUDICATOR
FREELANCE VIOLINIST AND ORCHESTRAL MUSICIAN 
PRIVATE LESSON INSTRUCTOR

CARMEN LARSON VIOLA

DIRECTOR OF KITSAP HOME SCHOOL STRINGS
PRIVATE LESSON INSTRUCTOR FOR OVER 20 YEARS
MEMBER OF KITSAP MUSIC TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

KEIRA MERWINE CELLO & BASS

INTERMEDIATE ENSEMBLE DIRECTOR

SKSD ORCHESTRA DIRECTOR (SKHS & MVMS)
FORMER ASSISTANT DIRECTOR WITH BELLEVUE YOUTH SYMPHONY
FREELANCE CELLIST, INSTRUCTOR, AND COACH FOR OVER 20 YEARS

SONDRA SHAMRELL WOODWINDS

PRIVATE LESSON INSTRUCTOR FOR 15+ YEARS
FORMER CO-PRINCIPAL CLARINETIST OF TACOMA CONCERT BAND
CLINICIAN FOR REGIONAL MUSIC COMPETITIONS

SHELLY DEVLIN BRASS

PRIVATE LESSON INSTRUCTOR FOR OVER 20 YEARS
FORMER INSTRUCTOR AT THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
BAND INSTRUCTOR AT OUR LADY STAR OF THE SEA

TIM HAGER PERCUSSION

BAND DIRECTOR AT ENUMCLAW HIGH SCHOOL
FORMER CKSD BAND AND ORCHESTRA DIRECTOR
TACOMA CONCERT BAND PERCUSSIONIST

MICHAEL WOODS DIRECTOR

ADVANCED ENSEMBLE DIRECTOR

INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC DIRECTOR AT CENTRAL KITSAP HS
FORMER DIRECTOR OF THE BREMERTON YOUTH SYMPHONY
REGIONAL AND STATEWIDE ADJUDICATOR